Signalling a crew chief

OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM -- Then 1st Lt., now Capt. Mike Sadler, a pilot with the 442nd Fighter Wing, waves at his crew chief during his taxi to the runway to launch his A-10 on a combat mission over Iraq on April 18, 2003. The 442nd is from Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., and was deployed to Tallil and Kirkuk Air Bases in southern Iraq. Air Force Reservists who were on this deployment were recently awarded the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with a Valor Device. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Terry L. Blevins)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. Terry L. Blevins
VIRIN: 030418-F-5712B-015.JPG
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